JACOB WEIS AND
MARY URSULA HOLDREITH-WEIS FAMILY
Jacob and Mary Weis
Jacob Weis was born 10/25/1848 in North Vernon, Indiana, to John Weis (aka Joannis Wise), and Anna Marie Martin-Weis, from Alsace, Loraine, France, (both French citizens). It was the year of the California Gold Rush: James W. Marshall finds gold at Sutter's Mill, in Coloma, California.
Marie (Mary) Ursula Holdreith-Weis was born 11/15/1852 in North Vernon, Indiana, to Francis (aka Franz) Holdreith and Mary Magdalena Ursula Henry (Heinrich) Holdreith, from Germany. She grew up with her five brothers and two sisters.
Both families had immigrated to America, and settled in Jennings County, Indiana. Jacob and Mary had three sons and seven daughters, the youngest of which were twins. The first of their children, Lena and Margaret, had been born in Central City, Kentucky, prior to Jacob's purchase of a farm 1 1/2 miles north of Marshall, Missouri, Saline County.
Jacob Weis died 9/16/1940 in Marshall, Missouri. Mary Ursula Holdreith-Weis died 1/01/1901 in Marshall, Missouri.
Lena Beata Weis b. 3/28/1876 Central City, KY. d. 11/30/1961. m. Walter Hopewell b. 10/10/1876 KS. d. 11/20/1942.
Mary Margaret Weis b. 1/26/1879 Central City, KY. d. 11/27/1947. m. Leonard George Martin b. Pilot Grove, MO. d. 12/19/1941.
Frank Daniel Weis b. 1/20/1882. d. 11/25/1957. m. Bertha Reavis b. 1880 Missouri. d. 1/29/2958.
Anna Estelle Weis b. 12/25/1884. d. July 1974. m. Roy Frank Heath b. 1/07/1889 Kansas City, MO. d. 1/30/1970. Children: Marguerite Estelle Heath, Roy James Heath (his daughter Patricia Heath m. Kevin L. Stock), Dorothy Marie, and Daniel George.
Mary Louise "Maymie" b. 8/25/1887 Marshall, MO. d. 12/18/1966. m. David Henry Tucker b. 1881 Illinois. d. 8/28/1961.
John Edward Weis b. 9/05/1889 Marshall, MO. d. 8/03/1990 Roeland Park, KS. m. Dorothy Fisher b. 2/19/1893. d. December 1981.
Jacob Andrew Weis b. 2/21/1892 Marshall, MO. d. 2/16/1919 influenza.
Clara Mae Weis b. 2/15/1895 or 8/15/1895 Marshall, MO. d. 12/20/1984 Marshall MO. m. Paul Rehmon Solomon b. 11/22/1895 Marshall, MO. d. 10/25/1953 Marshall, MO. Ten Children: Harold R, Irene L, Helen M, Maurice L, James V, Mary Alice, Annabelle E, Peter J, Catherine E, and Lawrence Edwin.
Wilma "Willie" Cecelia twin - b. 9/02/1897 Marshall, MO. d. 7/25/1984 Marshall, MO. m. Frank Joseph Vogl b. 2/02/1899 Kansas City, MO. d.10/15/1975. Four Children: John Joseph, William F, Eleanor Rose, Robert Lillis.
Frances Amelia "Millie" twin - b. 9/02/1897 Slater, MO. d. 2/11/1977.
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